THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Peter S. Canellos | National Perspective

John Adams's legacy is worthy of modern praise

The seven-part HBO miniseries, 'John Adams' made its debut Sunday. It stars Paul Giamatti (center left) and David Morse. The seven-part HBO miniseries, "John Adams" made its debut Sunday. It stars Paul Giamatti (center left) and David Morse. (Kent Eames/HBO via Bloomberg News)
By Peter S. Canellos
Globe Staff / March 18, 2008

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

WASHINGTON - The Washington premier of the new HBO miniseries "John Adams" would have been catnip for congressmen even without the appearances by producer Tom Hanks, writer David McCullough, and lead actor Paul Giamatti. (Full article: 780 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass